Child's Code: Merrick
Birth Date: 9/30/2005
Gender: Male
Description: *This child’s file was formerly on the shared list*

From May 2014:

Merrick can button, can zip, can string the beads, can paint, can irregular circle, can pick up pills with thumb and index finger of both hands. He can use thumb and index finger of both hands deftly, can run and jump, can crawl, can go up and down stairs, can stand for 5 seconds with single foot. He can jump forward with both feet, can jump forward with single foot or run with both feet alternately, can walk 2m forward tiptoe against heed alternately, can walk forward and backward straight, good balance.
Merrick can put on and off clothes alone, can brush teeth and wash face, can use the food tools alone, can wash his hands, can play toys, can put toys in the original place, can make greetings positively, can introduce himself, can play games with kids, can share, can do what he can.
Merrick knows his gender, can ask “what is this”, can know how to do when “cold, tired and hungry”, can obey the general directions. He can express his needs, can speak long sentences, can recite long sentences, like stories, like TV, curious with new surroundings, can answer questions in the class, can know many animals and fruits, can know triangle, round and square, can know weather, can count 1-30.
Merrick open, active, self-esteemed, brave, strong, confident.
Medical Condition: Brain Damage, Epilepsy
Contact Info: waitingchild@ccaifamily.org